Jessie Magdaleno – Undefeated super bantamweight Jessie Magdaleno (23-0) makes his first bid for a world title this Saturday night at the Thomas and Mack Center when he faces WBO world champion Nonito Donaire (37-3).
Magdaleno took part in Top Rank’s pre-fight press conference on Thursday, November 4th and he was not mincing words. The 24-year-old is entering his first world title fight against a fighter with a wealth of experience in just this type of situation. Magdaleno feels he is very well prepared for this fight and that Saturday would show he is ready. With a bespectacled Nonito Donaire looking on, Magdaleno issued more than one verbal salvo.
Magdaleno comes from a fighting family and he is looking to become the first of three brothers to win a world title.
In terms of betting odds, the Nonito Donaire vs Jessie Magdaleno fight this Saturday is the most competitive of the evening. Review the odds for all 4 WBO world title fights right here at The Boxing Channel.
The press conference went down at the Wynn Resorts Hotel in Las Vegas. Footage captured by TBC’s Marcelino Castillo.
See the complete press c0nference raw footage right here at The Boxing Channel (49 minutes).
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